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New developer unveils plan for Crestwood mall site: ‘Crestwood City Center’

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Real-estate brokers lined up Wednesday at the old Crestwood mall site to get the first look at Walpert Properties’ new redevelopment plan for the site, which it’s calling “Crestwood City Center.” Walpert proposes a high-density mixed-use development similar to the boulevard-style development at “The Streets of St. Charles” that

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Gallery: Panthers win at honoring heroes

The Mehlville Panathers football team didn’t win against Fox last week in the two rivals’ annual ‘Huddle Up 4 Heroes’ game, but  both teams came out on top by raising money for Heroes Care, a local nonprofit dedicated to  supporting military families. The teams and local veterans carried in flags for the game. Above, the

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PHOTOS: Bulldozers start in on ‘Mount Crestwood’

Pictured above: Bulldozers started bringing down Mount Crestwood Sept. 6, pictured above. Photo by Gloria Lloyd. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Mount Crestwood could soon be a memory, just like the Crestwood Plaza mall that it replaced. A pair of bulldozers were hard at work on the site starting last week, and City Administrator

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Concord Elementary hosts a ‘Chrome Camp’

Fifth-grade students at Concord Elementary School honed their technology skills by teaching one another during the Aug. 31 “Chrome Camp.” The students learned about exploring, creating, film and video editing, typing shortcuts, Google apps, SeeSaw, Padlet and using add-ons and extensions. Teacher Adrienne Farmer said that the students emphasized the fifth grade’s motto: “Don’t steal

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Crestwood honors Roby with state, local resolutions for his service as city’s mayor

The city of Crestwood honored former Mayor Gregg Roby’s service to the city with a resolution of its own last month, along with resolutions from the Missouri Legislature and Christmas in Crestwood. Roby resigned as mayor after four years June 8 due to health reasons from his battle with cancer. The Missouri House of Representatives

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Mehlville Fire unveils new rescue boat with rescue drill

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The Mehlville Fire Protection District unveiled its new rescue boat this summer, an upgrade that should lead to safer and easier rescues along the district’s 21 miles of river shoreline from Sunset Hills to Oakville. The new $35,000 boat is not inflatable like the district’s past boats and is

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